Council backs campaign to keep Lifford hospital open

Donegal County Council is throwing its wait behind the campaign to keeop Lifford Hospital open.

This week, members agreed to back any proposals the friends of the hospital come up with for the hospital's future, after the HSE and the minister said they would carefully consider any suggested alternatives to closure.

Cllr Gerry Crawford moved the motion in the chamber this week, he says it's significant that the council is speaking with one voice on this issue............